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The Shippen - Cottage holidays in Membury, Devon

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Pets allowedPub close byShort BreakGames RoomFishing on site or near by

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Lying in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the Shippen enjoys a remarkable elevated position that offers panoramic views down the length of the Yarty valley. Its private paddock and enclosed garden are surrounded by ancient woodlands and open fields while the Jurassic coast is only a few miles away. One of the many local footpaths allows access to a bluebell wood and, on the river, a weir pool and salmon ladder. The interior, airy and open-planned, offers easy access to all areas, including the double height bedrooms and spacious terrace.

This holiday cottage at a glance

  • Sleeps four guests.
  • The accommodation is on the ground floor
  • Two bedrooms, one with en-suite shower room.
  • Separate bathroom.
  • Free standing wood burning stove.
  • Large front garden leading to enclosed half acre paddock.
  • There is a small pond within the extensive grounds.
  • Two well-behaved dogs welcome (small additional charge).
  • Ample parking
  • WiFi.
  • Minimum of a three night stay.

Additional features

  • Fabulous views.
  • The sitting and dining area have glass doors which open onto the terrace.
  • Electric hob and oven, multifunctional microwave, fridge with freezer compartment, dishwasher, washer/dryer.
  • 32" Flat screen digital TV, DVD, CD, radio, iPod dock.
  • Travel cot and highchair available on request.
  • Barbecue and charcoal available.
  • Table tennis available in the adjacent barn.
  • Guests may use the village tennis court by arrangement.
  • Guest use of a paddock.

Lying in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, the Shippen enjoys a remarkable elevated position that offers panoramic views down the length of the Yarty valley.

The Shippen has the following Facilities

Keen on fishing? there is fishing on site or nearby
Games Room - Fun for all the family
The cottage has an enclosed garden
The cottage has an open fire - perfect for that authentic country cottage feeel on a winters evening

Short Stays
This cottage can be booked for a short break

Family Breaks
This cottage sleeps more than 2 - perfect for families of all ages

Pets are welcomed at this cottage


Price: £ from £ 402.00

This cottage Sleeps
Enjoy an evening drink or a pub lunch at the nearbypub

Cottage address

The Shippen

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Location Cottage rental includes
  • One Dog
  • Two Dogs
  • Ground Floor Bedroom
  • Baby Welcome
  • Dog Friendly
  • Enclosed Garden
  • Log Burner/Open Fire
  • On Site Parking
  • Wifi
  • Pub Nearby
  • Children Welcome
  • Hamper
  • Fishing
  • Games Room
  • Table Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • Walking


As you can see The Shippen is located in a great location. The perfect base for any holiday around Membury. And well suited to explore the whole of Devon.

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The Shippen

The Shippen is located in Membury

The Shippen sleeps 4

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Pets Allowed Cottages that welcome well behaved pets
Large Cottages Large Cottages Ideal for Groups
Pub nearby This cottage is near to a pub
Wheelchair friendly This cottage is suitable for wheelchair users
Hot tub There is a hot tub at this cottage
Romantic Break Suitable for a romantic break
Short Breaks Bookings for short breaks available
Detached Property Cottage is detached
Indoor Pool Cottage has an indoor pool
Outdoor Pool Cottage has an outdoor pool
Sandy Beach within 5 miles Cottage is within aprrox.5 miles of a sandy beach
Sea within 5 miles Cottage is within aprrox.5 miles of the sea
Games Room Cottage has a games room
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